Department of Political Science, California State University, Northridge, USA
Received Date: October 05, 2016; Accepted Date: October 07, 2016; Published Date: October 09, 2016
Citation: Mitchell JA (2016) Editor’s Note on Journal of Political Science and Public Affairs (Volume 4 Issue 3). J Pol Sci Pub Aff 4:e113. doi: 10.4172/2332-0761.1000e113
Copyright: © 2016 Mitchell JA. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
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